Just Another Day
Closed 1h 30m
Just Another Day
78

Just Another Day NYC Reviews and Tickets

78%
(72 Ratings)
Positive
89%
Mixed
6%
Negative
5%
Members say
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Confusing, Slow

About the Show

A comedy writer and poet in their 70s share wit and nostalgia on a park bench.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (35)

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1218 Reviews | 486 Followers
91
Profound, Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You like smart, well written dramas with a few laughs that deal with Alzheimer’s. Great acting. Simple set works very well.

Don't see it if Seeing a couple acting out stages of Alzheimer’s might be a trigger for you. Or if you’re looking for something fluffy and mindless. Read more

770 Reviews | 424 Followers
90
Funny, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if An enjoyable play about aging & memory with two skilled veteran actors. Bravo!

Don't see it if No negative comments.

610 Reviews | 145 Followers
90
Resonant, Relevant, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if you want to see a wonderful "end of life" story that shows off Dan Lauria's love and mastery of the language

Don't see it if An "end of life" play would be triggering for you. Read more

187 Reviews | 17 Followers
89
Relevant, Romantic, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if The intimate performance had me tearing. Beautiful writing with amazing actors. Many touching moments to which I could relate.

Don't see it if It seems to be written for a mature audience. Many references to the black and white film classics. It may make you tear.

262 Reviews | 88 Followers
89
Just enjoy the company

See it if Two people talking is so simple and relaxing. If you really get in the weeds, it's Geezers Godot.

Don't see it if The location is not terribly convenient. I don't anticipate any dislike for the show. Read more

1210 Reviews | 345 Followers
89
Delightful, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Relevant

See it if you relate to b&w movies of the past, good use of words, polite adult sex talk by two seasoned actors who are at the top of their game.

Don't see it if you are not interested in a play about growing older and losing memory.

130 Reviews | 40 Followers
86
Profound, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want witty banter between two friends who meet on a park bench to remember movies and talk Vito’s ‘God's Special Effects Man’ is superb

Don't see it if if you don’t like plays about dementia or nostalgia. don’t see if you want a light play or a musical.

98 Reviews | 10 Followers
85
Profound, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want to see a delicate, funny yet profound story about growing old with a degenerative disease masterfully told by two great actors

Don't see it if You want to leave the theater with a laugh; if you prefer lighter topics

Critic Reviews (4)

Lighting & Sound America
May 13th, 2024

"Just Another Day is bent on giving us the lighter side of Alzheimer's"
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New York Stage Review
May 12th, 2024

"They may be aging, but only at an epilogue do they show signs of running out of energy."
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TheaterScene.net
May 20th, 2024

"quite leisurely in its delivery but Dan Lauria and Patty McCormack inhabit their roles"
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Stage and Cinema
May 12th, 2024

"It is all very gentle, and quite lovely, but, to be honest, not very exciting."
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